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Video of train vs Rapid bus crash

Posted at 3:35 PM, Feb 09, 2021

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Video of Monday's crash between a train and Rapid bus has been released, following a Freedom of Information Request by FOX 17.

The video shows the driver trying to get the bus over an icy railroad crossing, then directing 3 passengers to get out to safety. The driver tries to flag down the train, before getting out of the way when the train hit the bus at 4 miles per hour.

According to the Rapid, the bus suffered just cosmetic damage and should be back on the road soon, pending any needed investigation.

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